Tom Giddings, executive director of Alupro, will take to the stage for two expert panel debates at this year’s UK Metals Expo, taking place at the NEC in Birmingham from 13-14 September.
With 2026 now proposed as the earliest likely alternative for the implementation of the UK’s deposit return scheme, frustrations continue to build across the supply chain, however, Alupro is suggesting everyone ‘can the negativity’ and look to the positives.
Henkel, the leading global solutions provider for adhesives, sealants and functional coatings, has joined the UK Aerosol Recycling Initiative.
James Albosh, from Nottingham Trent University, took home first place in the ‘replacing multi-material packaging’ category for his prepared meal packaging design.
According to recent data published by the Environment Agency, aluminium packaging recycling volumes in the UK continue to increase – showing an impressive uplift compared to 2022 figures.
Almost 14,000 residents across Roundhay and Moortown in Leeds, UK, are being inspired to ‘Foil in Love’ with recycling, as part of a new campaign launched by Leeds City Council, run in partnership with Alupro.
By Mark Godfrey in Dublin
Complexities surrounding the Scottish Government’s planned introduction of a deposit return scheme (DRS) have continued to build, with Whitehall controversially telling ministers that plans could only go ahead if a number of substantial changes were immediately implemented.
A new campaign promoting metal packaging recycling has been introduced by RECAP, the waste partnership between Cambridgeshire and Peterborough in the UK, in a bid to improve kerbside recycling rates.